Junior PHP Developer
We’ve got an amazing opportunity for an Junior PHP Developer to join our ambitious team.
We are looking for a developer with one to two years’ experience to join the existing development team and help develop our established and successful platform, web applications and mobile apps.
We provide a dynamic and forward-looking working environment, coupled with an experienced team of developers, system operations engineers, and customer services/testing team.
This role would suit an Junior developer looking for their next challenge, with the opportunity grow within the business.
Knowledge and working experience in PHP
Knowledge and working experience using PHP frameworks such as Laravel, Phalcon, Yii, Symfony, Zend or others
Knowledge and working experience in MySQL
Knowledge and working experience with RESTful APIs, SOAP APIs, JSON & XML
Good front end skills HTML5, CSS3
Knowledge of git or other version/source control
Ability to keep up with trends in web development and a willingness to learn new technology and skills
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Organised and self-motivated
Experience with Concrete5 and other CMS platforms link: Magento, CS-Cart, ExpressionEngine, or others CMS
Experience with NoSQL databases such as MongoDB, Elasticsearch or CouchDB
Experience writing bespoke RESTful APIs from scratch
Experience building e-commerce sites, including integrating with payment providers like Stripe, SagePay and PayPal as well as integration with stock management system
Experience implementing different caching software such as Varnish, Redis & Memcache
Experience configuring and managing Linux web servers i.e. CentOS/Redhat, Nginx, Varnish, PHP-FPM & Memcache/Redis (we have staff working in devops but knowledge of this is always a bonus)
Experience with Amazon Web Services (S3, EC2 etc.) and managing/configuring DNS
Experience with Titanium, Ionic, Cordova/PhoneGap or native mobile app development
Experience working with large data sets for manipulation and import/export into a database
An understanding of good SEO practices for web applications
Working on our existing platform and managing their on-going development
A hand in producing instructional documentation for training and sales
Identifying potential areas of risk and bug fixing
Product support and enquiry tracking
Assisting in the planning and estimation of development costs
A competitive salary – reviewed annually
Annual profit share scheme
Fantastic holiday entitlement
Benefits package including Perkbox & Company pension
Free and easy parking
Flexible working environment
Excellent career prospects in a fun, supportive and progressive working environment
We are a small team that rewards good work and company growth with all our employees. As the business grows, benefits with grow accordingly.
If this kind of opportunity looks like the kind of challenge you would be interested in taking on, then please send your CV and covering letter to email@example.com
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